The Candidate: Michael Langendorf
The Race: Democratic Party Candidate for Illinois State Representative in the 104th District
The Competition: Chad D. Hays
The Buzz: Langendorf is currently a school social worker at Vermillion Hospital for Special Education. He was on the governor's Early Childhood Mental Health Committee and served as the legislative chair at the Illinois Association of School Social Workers.
His campaign's top priorities include the state budget, pension funds, proper funding for schools and the future of nursing homes in the district.